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'Cooling Out' the Voters

loadstar Wrote: Oct 30, 2012 12:23 PM
per Pat Buchanan: Obama offers more of the stalemate America has gone through for the past two years. Romney alone offers a possibility of hope and change. ***************************** Well said, Pat Buchanan! Too many decided to try the feel-good, PC "vote for the black guy feigning being a moderate" Pig in a Poke. But no amount of lipstick on that pig can disguise the mess we have wrought with the ObaMessiah! It is time to admit our mistake and save America! Vote ROMNEY!
Confidence men know that their victim -- "the mark" as he has been called -- is eventually going to realize that he has been cheated. But it makes a big difference whether he realizes it immediately, and goes to the police, or realizes it after the confidence man is long gone.

So part of the confidence racket is creating a period of uncertainty, during which the victim is not yet sure of what is happening. This delaying process has been called "cooling out the mark."

The same principle applies in politics. When the accusations that led to the impeachment...